Countries in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal have agreed on the core elements to move ahead without the United States, officials said on Saturday, after last-minute resistance from Canada raised new doubts about its survival.
In a striking shift of tone, US President Donald Trump abandoned his aggressive rhetoric toward North Korea on Tuesday, signaling a willingness to negotiate as he urged Pyongyang to “come to the table” and “make a deal.”
There is absolutely no doubt that a nuclear deal between Western powers and Iran will survive despite the United States’ decision not to recertify the deal, Britain’s Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Monday.
High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini said on Monday she expected strong backing from European foreign ministers for the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and G5+1 that the US President Donald Trump has repeatedly criticized.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has warned that Ottawa may cancel a major arms deal with the United States following Washington’s imposition of heavy duties on Canadian aircraft exports to the US.
British Prime Minister Theresa May has sided with her EU counterparts urging US President Donald Trump not to abandon the historic Iranian nuclear deal, as it is “vitally important for regional security”.